Dr Maya Menon completed her Post-graduation in Psychiatry from a premier institute in New Delhi, India. After she passed her MD in Psychiatry in 2002 she worked for three years in a tertiary hospital managing general adult, child and adolescent patients as well as an addiction clinic. She moved to Australia in 2005 and completed her Australian Fellowship in 2010. Dr Menon initially worked as a Consultant Psychiatrist in the Rockhampton Public Mental Health Service but moved on to private practice in 2012. She was the academic coordinator for medical students during their Mental Health rotations in Rockhampton from 2011 till 2014. Dr Menon is now in full time private practice since 2014.
Scope of work:
- General Adult Psychiatry
- Psychiatric disorders in the elderly
- Adolescent mental health
- Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
- Electroconvulsive therapy
She has admitting rights to Hillcrest Rockhampton Private Hospital Mental Health unit and can be contacted at Suite 5 during office hours.
Areas of interest:
- Mood disorders
- Post-traumatic Stress disorder and other anxiety disorders
- Perinatal mental health disorders
- Alcohol and Drug dependence disorders
- Eating Disorders.